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Unsaturated polyester resins: Blends, interpenetrating polymer networks, composites and nanocomposites

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Unsaturated polyester resins: Blends, interpenetrating polymer networks, composites and nanocomposites. / Dhakal , H. N. ; Ismail, S. O.

Unsaturated Polyester Resins: Fundamentals, Design, Fabrication, and Applications . ed. / Sabu Thomas; Mahesh Hosur; Cintil Jose Chirayil . 1st. ed. Elsevier Inc., 2019. p. 181 – 198.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

Harvard

Dhakal , HN & Ismail, SO 2019, Unsaturated polyester resins: Blends, interpenetrating polymer networks, composites and nanocomposites. in S Thomas, M Hosur & CJ Chirayil (eds), Unsaturated Polyester Resins: Fundamentals, Design, Fabrication, and Applications . 1st edn, Elsevier Inc., pp. 181 – 198.

APA

Dhakal , H. N., & Ismail, S. O. (2019). Unsaturated polyester resins: Blends, interpenetrating polymer networks, composites and nanocomposites. In S. Thomas, M. Hosur, & C. J. Chirayil (Eds.), Unsaturated Polyester Resins: Fundamentals, Design, Fabrication, and Applications (1st ed., pp. 181 – 198). Elsevier Inc..

Vancouver

Dhakal HN, Ismail SO. Unsaturated polyester resins: Blends, interpenetrating polymer networks, composites and nanocomposites. In Thomas S, Hosur M, Chirayil CJ, editors, Unsaturated Polyester Resins: Fundamentals, Design, Fabrication, and Applications . 1st ed. Elsevier Inc. 2019. p. 181 – 198

Author

Dhakal , H. N. ; Ismail, S. O. / Unsaturated polyester resins: Blends, interpenetrating polymer networks, composites and nanocomposites. Unsaturated Polyester Resins: Fundamentals, Design, Fabrication, and Applications . editor / Sabu Thomas ; Mahesh Hosur ; Cintil Jose Chirayil . 1st. ed. Elsevier Inc., 2019. pp. 181 – 198

Bibtex

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